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Aug 11, 2011 6:00am PDT
development authority. >> new moves by the sight linkedin changing its privacy policy. the company says unless you opt out of the default settings, third parties can target you for ads or even use your information in ads. linkedin says the privacy is extremely important and it's easy for them to change those account settings. privacy concerns have made facebook the target of hacker activists. >> join the cause and kill facebook for the sake of your own privacy. >> this is that recent threat by the hacker group known as anonymous. it's planning to take down the facebook site in november because the policy is able to share your private information unless you opt out. no word on whether linkedin will become a target. >> thank you. the pressure on the markets and washington's inability to do anything about with it about to make people who's their minds. >> it has. we can show you that. good morning. everyone in washington can share the blame regardless of party for letting this deficit spiral out of control. and then failing to take concrete action. that fact became just too much for one msnbc anc
NBC
Aug 8, 2011 6:00pm PDT
linkedin, were off. one winner today, gold. a new record for gold futures today, topping $1,720 an ounce. all this selling, which has been going on for the better part of two weeks, has taken its toll, both on individual investors and on businesses. >> you're trying them all? >> yes. >> that's a lot of root beer. >> reporter: opening a business is always tough. opening one in this environment, well, we have plenty of good reasons why that's crazy. >> thanks. have a good day. >> reporter: but at rocket fizz, which sells all sorts of candy and pop, you'll remember from your youth, business is pretty sweet. >> a lot of people are willing to give up a lot of things. they give up buying a nice, expensive watch or the latest electronic device. but people are willing to say, i deserve a soda. i deserve a piece of chocolate or something like that. and it's not that much of an investment. >> you know what? you know the downfall of wall street? greed. >> reporter: across town, they're not giving up coffee, either. but they are concerned about the future of their money. >> we're going to be, you kn
NBC
Aug 9, 2011 6:00am PDT
we all need to remember what goes down must come up. the recent ipos getting hit hard, linkedin dropped 17%, pandora, the popular internet radio company dipped 8% and zillow, the real estate website fell 7%. companies like zinga and groupon they are now worried. at facebook and yelp talk of an ipo an analyst tell me it's not the right time but this may be an exception. >> unless you are an incredibly: powerful company like, say, a facebook, probably want to put off your ipo until the investor comes back to the table. right now would be a bad time. >> reporter: as for the passerbys i've spoken to, people here on main street so to speak, most say they are taking the big fall in stride. >> i'm not as concerned now as i know a lot of folks are, just stick it out and watch it day by day. >> reporter: the other element of this story is its impact on venture capitalists. many in the valley understandably concerned. uneasy about where to put their money. >> have to watch it more closely. thank you very much. >> in oakland the police chief calling for reinforcements after a stray bullet
NBC
Aug 22, 2011 6:00pm PDT
its funders, the founder of linkedin. back to you. >>> still to come here at 6:00, keeping neighborhood businesses going in tough times. how the fight over statewide development agencies is playing out in one south bay community. >>> also, school hasn't even started yet, but a lot of students are already feeling the cuts. why california college students are bracing for another round of fees. >>> and seeing art in a whole new light. how one woman is on a mission to bring art to the public. >>> and good evening. i'm chief meteorologist jeff pineary. we'll let you know how far that fog is going to be spreading inland. on the mild side in san jose at 77. we'll tell you about some 90-degree temperatures coming back. >>> we continue to follow our breaking news out of san francisco. the bart protests are once again causing commuting headaches for thousands of people coming in and out of the city. this is video last hour. the last hour and a half, the protests have been happening. the civic center station in san francisco remains shut down. the powell street bart station has just r
NBC
Aug 11, 2011 6:00pm PDT
's going to start slow rolling out these games in waves. >>> linkedin said it will no longer display users names and photos in social ads. this week users began protesting the new form of advertising, called social ads. it promoted ads or services they recommended or companies they followed by using members' names and photos. now the social ads will only tell you when people in your network make a recommendation as opposed to showing their name or photo. >>> england's prime minister says he's looking into blocking social networking sites and messaging services in the event of violent unrest. government leaders are working with law enforcement agencies and tech companies to explore the option. tlae people have already been arrested on suspicion of using social media and messaging to encourage rioting. critics say silencing people in that way would only make people more angry. in all more than 1200 people have been arrested in england after five days of rioting. it all started on saturday as a peaceful protest. people upset with the fatal police p shooting of a father of four. >>> we've all
NBC
Aug 19, 2011 6:00pm PDT
linkedin and find thousands of job if you're looking to work in tech. >> now we're seeing some of the seeds planted years ago come to fruition and real business models with real earnings and with that allows us to see is hiring. >> reporter: and how's this for a silicon valley surprise? construction otherwise taking a beating in california, putting boots on the ground along 101 in san jose. >> we're looking at funding going into infrastructure improvements which create jobs. >> reporter: lots of jobs thanks to a $156 million boost from the state that will fund multiple roadway projects. >> it's a lot of jobs for people on the projects. it's improving the roadways so people can get to jobs. it's a significant boost to the economy. >> reporter: california is trying to dig itself out of a pretty big hole these days, but there is some strength to grow on. >> and how tough are jobs to come by? the banking industry still shrinking. bank of america announcing 3,500 new job cuts today and, yes, as we said, there are jobs in tech, but arguably the biggest tech story of the week comes from a company
NBC
Aug 6, 2011 12:35am PDT
-- [ laughter ] thank you, linkedin, for being facebook's boring uncle. [ laughter ] "exciting news. gary is now an --" ugh, who cares? [ light laughter ] thank you, autocorrect on my iphone, for making it look like i'm typing in "mad libs." [ laughter ] "hi, tracy, i'll stop by after my stinky blender gets whisper zebras." [ laughter ] [ applause ] [ humming ] ♪ [ laughter ] ♪ 23 skedoo ♪ wanna buy a duck? >> jimmy: "you wanna buy a duck?" is what you said at the end? >> steve: yeah. joe penner. ask your grandparents, kids. >> jimmy: oh, gosh. ♪ thank you, the word "receipt," for having a totally unnecessary letter "p" in you. you should get your money back for that letter "p," man. hopefully you kept the receip-t. [ laughter ] [ applause ] thank you, report that said presidents age twice as fast as normal people due to the stress of their job, which means that if obama gets reelected, he's going to look like this -- [ laughter ] [ cheers and applause ] [ humming "sanford and son" theme ] ♪ >> jimmy: i'll take it from there. ♪ my name is jimmy and i'm here to say that i'm the best i
NBC
Aug 18, 2011 7:00am PDT
. >> you want people to remember to use social media very witzly and carefully. >> used linkedin, and search with connections with people who have jobs. same high school, sorority, from a fraternity, church. get in there. >> keep your credit in good shape. >> this is hard for people. >> easier said than done. >> even if you can make only the minimum payment, make sure that you make them on time. employers are checking. >> thank you appreciate it. >>> wear that, not this. abercrombie & fitch offers to pay the situation from jersey shore not the wear its clothing. that after this. ♪ why settle for a one-note cereal? get more with honey bunches of oats. four nutritious grains come together for more taste, more texture, more healthy satisfaction. have a bowl of happy. ♪ hershey's chocolate syrup. stir up a smile. on today's show, keep your photos right at your fingertips. literally! ok. can you zoom in on this? ok. this is my boyfriend. this is my mom and dad. robin, you ok? whatcha doin'? oh, dealing with a slight underwear malfunction. oh, you need hanes panties. they don't rid
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